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Rocklin girls golf figures to be in the SFL mix this season

The Rocklin High girls golf team took another step up in the Sierra Foothill League by defeating Del Oro 236-275 at Sunset Whitney Country Club last Thursday. The win gave the Thun ...

Thunder drops close one

FAIR OAKS _ Taking on their fourth Sacramento Bee-ranked opponent, the Rocklin High football team came up one point and six seconds short of defeating No. 14 Del Campo Friday. The ...

Rocklin junior varsity rolls in JV Quarry Bowl

The Rocklin junior varsity showed up in a big way Friday night defeating the Whitney Wildcats 50-6. Gage Sorenson accrued 200 total yards and scored four of the team’s seven touc ...

Rocklin defense prevails in Quarry Bowl III

Rocklin’s winning score came in the first half when Spencer Gregg hauled in a 17-yard pass from quarterback Logan Webb. The touchdown drive was aided by running back Patrick Ryan ...

Rocklin prevails in defensive Quarry Bowl to claim granite trophy

With Whitney High coming into Rocklin Stadium at 2-0 Friday night, and scoring nearly 50 points a game it appeared the Quarry Bowl might be lightning in a bottle, but it turned out ...

Whitney shakes off Rocklin loss in volleyball Foundation Game

After dropping a 3-1 decision to Rocklin last week in the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section volleyball game at Whitney High, the Wildcats came back to take it out on Division I Woodcreek to ...

The Quarry Bowl Friday night

The Quarry Bowl III Whitney Wildcats vs. Rocklin Thunder Friday, Sept. 7, 7:30 p.m. Rocklin High Thunder Stadium 2011 Whitney 48, Rocklin 34 2010 Rocklin 48, Whitney 19 JV Game 5:3 ...

Throw out the records

This Friday night is one of the area’s biggest football rivalries – The Quarry Bowl. In just its third year, the Quarry Bowl matching Whitney High School against Rocklin High S ...

Oak Ridge defense outlasts Rocklin defense in win

ROCKLIN _ It was a battle in the trenches with neither team wanting to budge but the slip factor went in Oak Ridge’s favor as they got past Rocklin 16-7 in a non-league battle at ...

Pleasant Grove storms back in second have to tip Thunder

SACRAMENTO _ The Rocklin High football team went after big game in their season opener and almost came away a winner, but a strong second half by Pleasant Grove gave the Eagles a 3 ...

Rocklin athletes training hard for fall sports

Boys water polo Rocklin High water polo is ready to strike back from last year’s 1-8 record with a whole new coaching approach, said head coach Justin Pugh. Pugh emphasized he w ...

Rocklin readies to roll in 2012 football campaign

Although Rocklin High School football will be looking to improve on its 3-7 season in 2011, the Thunder is going to have to do it with some new faces on the squad. Virtually half o ...

Junior football and cheer gear up for 2012 campaign

Both Rocklin football and cheer organizations are hard at work in preparation for the upcoming season. The Jr. Thunder are training at Twin Oaks Park off Park Drive and the Jr. Wil ...

Experience leads to improvement

School is just about out, which brings us to the point where we look back to see what we?ve done and where we can improve. Last year, I started just about the time Little League wa ...

Sections slip away from Thunder with double loss to Woodcreek

Woodcreek High School earned a spot in its first Sac-Joaquin Section Division II baseball championship game in more than a decade after beating Rocklin 5-0 and 4-3 May 22 at Americ ...